English 10 End Of Course Assessment Review

18 Questions | Total Attempts: 433

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This is a short review quiz that you can take to prepare yourself for the English 10/Language Arts End of Course Assessment. It is based on the questions that are on our study guides.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Select the correct past participle of each verb that is in parentheses.Henry Donaldson (become) a published poet at the age of 14.
    • A. 

      Become

    • B. 

      Became

    • C. 

      Is becoming

    • D. 

      Are becoming

  • 2. 
    Write the words that should be capitalized in the following sentence.samantha l. duncan runs a native American cultural museum.
  • 3. 
    Choose the verb that best agrees with the subject.Camera angles (helps/help) make a fight seem real.
    • A. 

      Help

    • B. 

      Helps

  • 4. 
    What is a compund sentence?
    • A. 

      A sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses.

    • B. 

      A sentence having no coordinate clauses or subordinate clause.

    • C. 

      A request for information.

  • 5. 
    Choose the word that best fits in the sentence.I have (know/no) lunch today.
    • A. 

      Know

    • B. 

      No

  • 6. 
    What is an adjective?
    • A. 

      A general name for a person, place, thing, or idea

    • B. 

      Limits the meaning of a noun or pronoun

    • C. 

      Expresses an action, a condition, or a state of being

    • D. 

      A modifier of a verb or adjective

  • 7. 
    What shows the relationship between a noun or pronoun and another word in a sentence?
    • A. 

      Verb

    • B. 

      Indirect object

    • C. 

      Adverb

    • D. 

      Preposition

  • 8. 
    What is a modifier of a verb of adjective?
    • A. 

      Adverb

    • B. 

      Direct object

    • C. 

      Conjunction

    • D. 

      Noun

  • 9. 
    What is the repetition of beginning sounds of words such as “h” in “the hungry hippos hate hamburgers”?
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Mood

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Alliteration

  • 10. 
    What is an external conflict?
    • A. 

      Involves a character pitted against something inside of them

    • B. 

      The feeling or atmosphere that a writer creates for readers

    • C. 

      Involves a character pitted against an outside force, such as nature, a physical obstacle, or another character

    • D. 

      The “sound” of a writer’s work determined by stylistic choices such as sentence structure, diction, and tone

  • 11. 
    What is a hyperbole?
    • A. 

      Exaggeration of text for emphasis of effect

    • B. 

      An account of a conversation, an episode, or an event that happened before

    • C. 

      Consisting of descriptive words and phrases that re-create experiences for the reader

    • D. 

      Figure of speech that compares two things that are basically unlike but have something in common, doesn’t contain like or as

  • 12. 
    What is fiction?
    • A. 

      A writer’s or speaker’s choice of words and way of arranging words in sentences

    • B. 

      Writing about learning a specific lesson or moral using animals

    • C. 

      Writing that is completely true

    • D. 

      Writing that consists of imaginary elements

  • 13. 
    What is the stage of the plot that shows the results of the decision or action that happened earlier, tension eases during this stage?
    • A. 

      Falling Action

    • B. 

      Exposition

    • C. 

      Resolution

    • D. 

      Rising Action

    • E. 

      Climax

  • 14. 
    What is step 1 of the writing process?
    • A. 

      Drafting

    • B. 

      Prewriting

    • C. 

      Proofreading and Editting

    • D. 

      Revising

  • 15. 
    What is the 5th and final step of the writing process?
    • A. 

      Editing and Proofreading

    • B. 

      Rewriting

    • C. 

      Revising

    • D. 

      Publishing and Reflecting

  • 16. 
    What is the 2nd component of the Simple 6?
    • A. 

      Include interesting words

    • B. 

      Write for an audience

    • C. 

      Stick to the topic

    • D. 

      Check for logical order

  • 17. 
    What is the 4th component of the Simple 6?
    • A. 

      Use different sentence patterns

    • B. 

      Write descriptive sentences

    • C. 

      Include interesting words

    • D. 

      Write for an audience

  • 18. 
    What is one of the questions you can ask yourself to make sure you wrote for a specific audience?
    • A. 

      Did your characters speak to one another?

    • B. 

      Are you familiar with a thesaurus?

    • C. 

      Do you have a beginning, middle, and end?

    • D. 

      Did you speak directly to your reader?

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